Carrabelle woman killed in morning crash

Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 11:34 AM.

A Carrabelle woman was killed this morning, when her car failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. 98.

At 7:09 a.m., Crystal Amanda Sand, 36, was traveling east in a 1995 Ford Contour about four-tenths of a mile east of Gulf Avenue when her vehicle left the roadway as she was traveling through a curve to the left.

The Florida Highway Patrol report said Sand’s vehicle traveled off the south shoulder and struck a tree. The report said she was pronounced dead at the scene, and transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. She was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the crash, the report said.

FHP was assisted on scene by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Carrabelle Police Department and Carrabelle Fire Department. 

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